United manager Gary Johnson was pleased as his side secured safe passage into the Emirates FA Cup 1st round proper, following a 2-0 win at Sholing FC on Saturday. “It’s nice, it was good competition.” began Johnson. “Their boys wanted to stay in the game as long as they could, I thought towards the end 

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Sholing FC 0 United 2 (Hall pen 44′, Umerah 75′) United made it through to the FA Cup first round proper for the third successive season, following victory at Sholing FC on Saturday. Asa Hall’s penalty on the stroke of half-time gave his side the lead, before Josh Umerah’s second-half clincher secured the club’s place 

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Despite their season being only three weeks old, Gary Johnson’s side travel to Sholing FC in the Emirates FA Cup 4th round qualifying tomorrow, with a place in the first round proper at stake. United have made an excellent start to their National League campaign, having won four of their opening five fixtures, however their 

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Gordon Astall

Torquay United AFC is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of former United outside-right Gordon Astall at the age of 93. Astall began his career with Devon rivals Plymouth Argyle in 1947 before his impressive form earned him a move to Birmingham City. After enjoying a dream debut for the national side, scoring against 

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Olaf Koszela and Louie Slough have both joined Southern League side Dorchester Town on loan. With both players having shown up well during United’s pre-season fixtures at Plainmoor, manager Gary Johnson believes the time is now right for both youngsters to gain experience of regular first team football, with a temporary spell at the Avenue 

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Torquay United AFC would like to provide an update to its supporters, ahead of the club’s FA Cup 4th round qualifying tie away to Sholing on Saturday. The club would like to reiterate once again that in line with current regulations, no away fans will be allowed to attend our Emirates FA Cup 4th round 

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